Last week Wednesday a 39-year-old woman was arrested by Hawks members from the Pietermaritzburg Serious Organised Crime Investigation Unit for conspiracy to commit murder and fraud. Mbalenhle Xaba was arrested after Hawks received information that she allegedly hired a hitman to kill her husband. Spokesperson Simphiwe Mhlongo says the couple was going through a divorce.
KZN wife gave would-be hitman a car, then demanded it back when he failed to kill her husband - Hawks
DURBAN: A 39-year-elderly person who purportedly recruited a hired gunman to kill her better half will stay in a correctional facility. Birds of prey representative Captain Simphiwe Mhlongo said the denounced, Mbalenhle Xaba, showed up in the Estcourt Magistrate's Court this week, on charges of trick to submit murder and extortion.